Capitals Insider: milestones


Posted at 12:56 AM ET, 04/09/2014

Alex Ovechkin records his 50th goal of the season

The star winger becomes the 11th player in NHL history to reach the 50 goal plateau in five different seasons.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:56 AM ET, 04/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Blues, milestones

Posted at 06:23 PM ET, 03/01/2014

Alex Ovechkin records his 800th career point; Oates: ‘That’s not a milestone’

Coach Adam Oates, he of 1,420 career points, keeps Ovechkin’s latest marker in perspective.

By Katie Carrera  |  06:23 PM ET, 03/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:22 PM ET, 12/20/2013

Alex Ovechkin sixth fastest to score 400 goals in NHL history

The Capitals’ star winger records his 400th goal in the same building where he was drafted back in 2004.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:22 PM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  400 goals, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Canes, NHL milestones

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 03/16/2013

Alex Ovechkin focused on playoffs, not 700th career point

Alex Ovechkin recorded his 700th career point Thursday, becoming just the 22nd player to hit the milestone in eight seasons, but he's not dwelling on the personal achievement.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:40 AM ET, 03/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, milestones